Tag Archives: low self esteem

my next steps

As most of you know, when you were drinking you were consuming lots of sugars (especially from the wine).  When you quit drinking, your body screamed for sugar in Cokes, candy, cakes, etc.  You know what I’m talking about, right? … Continue reading

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diet coke and alcohol

It’s been so nice this time around not to even think about what day I’m on.  I have to actually think about it.  How bizarre, right?   It’s been 34 days – OVER a month – 4 weeks, 6 days. … Continue reading

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still here

Just a follow-up.  There have been a few times that I’ve actually THOUGHT HARD about getting something to drink.  It was in the forefront of my brain and wolfie almost got the best of me.  Then I remembered, “Hey, I’m over … Continue reading

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treat

Being the 2 week mark yesterday, I treated myself to a quick visit to my daughter’s house after work and a movie.  The movie started at 6:50pm and I knew that if I just hung around and waited, I would … Continue reading

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s’all good

The 2 week mark.   I really can’t believe how I feel right now.  I remember before, those first few weeks.  They were rough.   It’s hard not to compare how I reacted/felt/dealt the first time around.  To verify that the … Continue reading

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so far so good

It’s totally been a pink cloud 6 days for me. Rally LOVELY!! Glad I’m aware of what it is though, or when I get hit, it could be devastating! I have enjoyed the no cravings immensely. It helps me to … Continue reading

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desire

A test of my strength – I am not a finicky eater, but I am a lousy cook and do not enjoy the process.  I will eat what I cook, initially, but if I have leftovers (and it wasn’t a … Continue reading

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